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Head Over Heels In Love? You Need These Songs In Your Life

Posted on January 18, 2018

Get ready to sing your heart out. 

Forget chocolates and roses, what the love in your life truly wants this Valentine’s Day is music. Because they told us so.

Okay, maybe we’re kidding. But you can’t deny, Valentine’s Day wouldn’t be complete without a love song to commemorate it. For those of you counting the days until Cupid arrives, we’ve got a wicked playlist to help you pass the time no matter what occasion.

Troye Sivan – “My My My!”

When you’re ready to stop running from love.

Taylor Swift – “Call It What You Want”

When you could care less what people think of you and who you love.

Liam Payne & Rita Ora – “For You”

When you find love and least expect it.

Kendrick Lamar – “LOVE (ft. Zacari)”

When you agree to love someone even at their worst.

Shawn Mendes – “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back”

When you’re in Europe and just can’t control yourself.

The 1975 – “The Sound”

When the love is so strong, you can hear their organs.

The Weeknd – “I Feel It Coming (ft. Daft Punk)”

When you have the hunch the love is about to get really really good.


When you love them so bad, so bad.

Selena Gomez – “The Heart Wants What It Wants”

When you know they’re not good for you but want them anyway.

Katy Perry – “Teenage Dream”

When a hunky boxer makes you feel like your 16 again.

Dagny – “Love You Like That”

When you finally find the real thing.

Rihanna – “Love On The Brain”

When you just can’t explain your feelings.

Ariana Grande – “Into You”

When you’re incredibly famous and decide to ditch your boyfriend for some cute security guard.

Shania Twain – “You’re Still The One”

When the tides turn and still you can’t stop thinking of them.

Tove Lo – “True Disaster”

When love influences behavior worthy of a criminal conviction.

Beck – “Up All Night”

When being sleep deprived > being single.

Lady Gaga – “The Cure”

When your true love is feeling down and you need the strength to pick them back up again.

Ellie Goulding – “Love Me Like You Do”

When you’re in love with your rich and sex-crazed boss.

Hedley – “In Love With A Broken Heart”

When times get rough and you know you can always count on music.

The Vamps – “Personal”

When you’re afraid to tell your crush they’d be better off with you.

Justin Bieber – “Long As You Love Me”

When Selena takes you back so you’re gonna start singing this one again.

Maroon 5 – “It Was Always You”

When you realize you’ve always been in love with your best friend.

Carly Rae Jepsen – “Run Away With Me”

When you’re poor and can’t travel so instead you live vicariously through Carly Rae Jepsen’s romantic musical adventure around the world.

BØRNS – “Electric Love”

When you can’t decide what to wear to your date, so you prep your wardrobe with some glam rock inspiration courtesy of BØRNS.

Childish Gambina – “3005”

Just when you thought you could never be so envious of a stuffed animal.

Black Eyed Peas – “Just Can’t Get Enough”

When you spend all your time staring out of your window, waiting for your lover to return.

Zedd & Selena Gomez – “I Want You To Know”

When you decide you’ve wasted enough time waiting so you go out to the club on your own!

What’s your Valentine’s Day anthem going to be this year? Let us know in the comments below or over on Twitter @umusic!